Success stories

Here we will be sharing some success stories of our signatories, as well as present some good practices and approaches, identified during the practical application of the Mayors for Economic Growth Сoncept in the participating countries.

Trademark matters. M4EG Pioneer Project RBISC helps startups of ATU Gagauzia to…


The importance of the trademark cannot be underestimated. Each company wants to self-identify among a large number of competitors and tries to gain popularity among consumers. This is especially true …

INTERMUNICIPAL COOPERATION AND BROAD CONSULTATION PROCESS IN GEORGIA: Local Econ…


Among more than 200 Local Economic Development Plans, which have been elaborated by the M4EG Signatories and approved through the technical review by the World Bank, one document stands out, and is wo…

Regional Business Information and Support Centre in ATU Gagauzia (Moldova) – "Th…


The Autonomous Territorial Unit of Gagauzia is a dynamically developing region of the Republic of Moldova. It is home to more than 134,000 people, which are a predominantly rural population. The local…

The Story of the M4EG Pioneer Project in Sevan, Armenia


Social networks are growing rapidly in Armenia. Most Armenians have accounts on various social media and are very active users of the internet. But for the majority, social networks are just another f…

The 6 M4EG Pioneer Projects in Ukraine are opening their doors for visitors


Four out of the six M4EG Pioneer Projects, which started operation in Ukraine in January 2018 under the EC “Mayors for Economic Growth” Initiative, are wrapping up in 2020, with the two remaining ones…

European Union’s M4EG Initiative Supports Edinet Municipality in Becoming a Cent…


The municipality of Edineț in northern Moldova, home to around 20,000 people, is one of the first municipalities from Moldova to have joined the European Union’s “Mayors for Economic Growth” Initiativ…

M4EG boosts local capacity through engaging young talent from Breda University (…


The partnership between the M4EG Initiative and Breda University of Applied Sciences (https://www.buas.nl/en) has developed following an encounter at the European Development Days events (18-19 June, …

Country Interviews


How does the M4EG approach get internalized in different participating countries, and what are the specificities of the M4EG implementation in different national contexts? Read the interviews of five …

Strategic Management students of the American University assist the M4EG members…


A unique internship opportunity was offered by the M4EG team in Armenia to senior year Bachelor students of the American University of Armenia (AUA) this summer. During the months of July and August, …